iSchool Directory

Jaime Snyder

CV Assistant Professor
Mary Gates Hall 330E
Phone: 206-616-1094


  • Computer Supported Cooperative Work
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Information Visualization



  • Ph D, Information Science and Technology, Syracuse University, School of Information Studies, 2012
  • MFA, Visual Art, Stanford University, 1997
  • BFA, Painting, Temple University, Tyler School of Art, 1993


  • Doctoral Dissertation Award - iSchool Caucus, 2013
  • Doctoral Award - Syracuse University, 2012
  • Doctoral Dissertation Award - ASIS&T ProQuest, 2012

Publications and Contributions

  • Conference Paper
    Let’s Play (While Faraway)! Using Technology to Mediate Remote Playdates for Children with Autism (2017)
    Proceedings of the Human-Computer Interaction International (HCII) Conference Authors: Annuska Zolyomi, Ankitha Bharadwaj, Jaime Snyder
  • Conference Abstract
    Racial Bias in the Representation of Medical Evidence: Constructing a More Inclusive Picture of Health (2017)
    2017 Annual Meeting for the Society for Social Studies of Science Authors: Jordan Eschler, Jaime Snyder
  • Conference Paper
    Vernacular Visualization Practices in a Citizen Science Project (2017)
    2017 Computer-Supported Cooperative Work and Social Computing Conference Author: Jaime Snyder
  • Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book-New
    Documenting work: From participant observation to participant tracing (2016)
    Handbook of Qualitative Organizational Research: Innovative Pathways and Methods Authors: Carsten Østerlund, Jaime Snyder, Steve Sawyer, Sarika Sharma, Matt Willis
  • Conference Paper
    Observing the Materiality of Values in Information Systems Research (2016)
    Proceeedings of HICSS 2016, Page 2017-2026 Authors: Jaime Snyder, Katie Shilton, Sara Anderson
  • Conference Poster
    Social Dimensions of Technology-Mediated Sight (Poster abstract) (2016)
    Proceedings of ASSETS Authors: Annuska Zolyomi, Anushree Shukla, Jaime Snyder
  • Conference Paper
    Technology-Mediated Sight: A Case Study of Early Adopters of a Low Vision Assistive Technology (2016)
    ASSETS '17 Authors: Jaime Snyder, Annuska Zolyomi, Anushree Shukla
  • Conference Workshop Paper
    Values in the Design of Visualizations (invited paper presentation) (2016)
    CSCW 2016 Workshop on Human-Centered Data Science Author: Jaime Snyder
  • Conference Paper
    MoodLight: Exploring Personal and Social Implications of Ambient Display of Biosensor Data (2015)
    Proceedings of the 18th ACM Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work & Social Computing (CSCW), Page 143-153 Authors: Jaime Snyder, Mark Matthews, Jacqueline Chien, Pamara F Chang, Saeed Abdullah, Emily Sun, Geri Gay
  • Conference Paper
    MoodLight: Real-Time Representation Versus Response Elicitation in Biosensor Data (2015)
    Proceedings of the 33rd Annual ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI) , Page 605-608 Authors: Mark Matthews, Jaime Snyder, Lindsay Reynolds, Jacqueline Chien, Adam Shih, Jonathan Lee, Geri Gay
  • Conference Poster
    Using Ethnography of Email to Understand Distributed Scientific Collaborations (2015)
    Proceedings of the iConference Authors: Sarika Sharma, Matt Willis, Jaime Snyder, Carsten Østerlund, Steve Sawyer
  • Conference Non-Archival Papers
    Visualizing Temporality in Biological Rhythms (2015)
    Annual Meeting of the Society for Social Studies of Science (4S) Authors: Jaime Snyder, Mark Matthews
  • Conference Poster
    Documents and Distributed Scientific Collaboration (poster) (2014)
    Proceedings of ACM CSCW Authors: Matt Willis, Sarika Sharma, Jaime Snyder, Michelle Brown, Carsten Østerlund, Steve Sawyer
  • Journal Article, Academic Journal
    Making Things Visible: Opportunities and Tensions in Visual Approaches for Design Research and Practice (2014)
    Human Computer Interaction, Special Issue on Design Thinking, Volume 29, Issue 5-6, Page 451-486 Authors: Jaime Snyder, Eric Baumer, Stephen Voida, Phil Adams, Megan Halpern, Tanzeem Choudhury, Geri Gay
  • Conference Poster
    The Document Practice as Insight to Digital Infrastructures of Distributed, Collaborative Social Scientists (poster) (2014)
    Proceedings of the iConference Authors: Sarika Sharma, Jaime Snyder, Carsten Østerlund, Matt Willis, Steve Sawyer, Michelle Brown, Dorotea Szkolar
  • Journal Article, Academic Journal
    Visual Representation of Information as Communicative Practice (2014)
    Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology (JASIST), Volume 65, Issue 11, Page 2233-2247 Author: Jaime Snyder
  • Book, Chapter in Scholarly Book-New
    Dimensions of visual misinformation in the emerging media landscape
    Misinformation and Mass Audiences Authors: J. Hemsley, Jaime Snyder
  • Journal Article, Academic Journal
    Double-Edged Sword: A Mixed Methods Study of the Interplay Between Bipolar Disorder and Technology Use
    Computers and Human Behavior Authors: Mark Matthews, Elizabeth Murnane, Jaime Snyder, Shion Guha, Pamara Chang, Gavin Doherty, Geri Gay
  • Journal Article, Academic Journal
    Quantifying the Changeable Self: The role of self-tracking in coming to terms with and managing bipolar disorder
    Human Computer Interaction, special issue on “The examined life: Personal uses for personal data” Authors: M Matthews, E Murnane, Jaime Snyder


  • Credible Images (HICSS-50 Digital & Social Media Ignite Presentation) (2017)
    HICSS - Waikoloa Village, HI
  • Guest Lecture (2017)
    School of Information, UC Irvine - Irvine, CA
  • Data Visualization Basics (2016)
    INFO200 Intellectual Foundations of Informatics, University of Washington - Seattle, WA
  • Meet, Greet, Teach: Gaming for Good (2016)
    College of the Environment, University of Washington - Seattle, WA
  • Native Girls Code Design Thinking Workshop (2016)
    Na'ah Illahee Fund - Seattle, WA
  • From Effects to Entanglements: A Fishbowl Discussion on Sociomateriality (2014)
    Panel at the iConference - Berlin, Germany
  • Traces of Work: Visibility & Documenting Practices within Distributed Social Science Collaboration (2014)
    Sharing, re-use and circulation of resources in cooperative scientific work, Workshop at CSCW 2014 - Baltimore, MD
  • Transections: an interdisciplinary exploration of design between science and the humanities (2014)
    Invited presenter and panelist. Symposium organized by Professors Anda French and Lori Brown, Syracuse University School of Architecture - Syracuse, NY